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Gillian Anderson started her career as a member of an amateur actor group while at high school. In 1987, her love of the theatre took her to the National Theatre of Great Britain Summer Acting Programme held at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. For several weeks she studied under such NT greats as Peter Chelsom, Bardy Thomas, and Michael ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 18 wins & 54 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 Robot Overlords (completed)
Kate
 2014/I Sold
Sophia
 2013 I'll Follow You Down
Marika
 2012 Sister
Kristin Jansen
 2012 Shadow Dancer
Kate Fletcher
 2011 From Up on Poppy Hill
Miki Hokuto (English version, voice)
 2010 No Pressure (Short)
 2009 Boogie Woogie
Jean Maclestone
 2007 Closure
Alice
 2005 The Mighty Celt
Kate
 1998 The Mighty
Loretta Lee
 1997 Chicago Cab
Southside Girl
 1997 Princess Mononoke
Moro (English version, voice)
 1988 A Matter of Choice (Short)
 1986 Three at Once (Short)
Woman 1
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Read a 85-minute radio play version of Helene Hanffs 84, Charing Cross Road alongside Denis Lawson which was broadcast on BBC Radio 4. See more »

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6 Print Biographies | 66 Interviews | 52 Articles | 14 Pictorials | 132 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)
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I don't show my face [in L.A.] very much, and so that makes it a bit more complicated for me in terms of work. They [producers] need to see you in the press, and in their face, in meetings, auditions, whatever. And as far as they're concerned, I haven't provided enough of an example of the kind of things that I can do, as an actor, for them to justify hiring me without me sitting down in front of... See more »

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Became pregnant twice during her marriage to Julian Ozanne; she suffered both a miscarriage and an ectopic pregnancy. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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